By Debra J. Groom April 3, 1994. It’s Easter Sunday. People in Oswego County are getting ready to celebrate this holiest of days on the Christian calendar. It’s about 7:30 a.m. In New Haven, Town Justice Russell Sturtz is getting ready for church. Ditto Historian Marie Strong. Over in Oswego, Undersheriff Reuel Todd is helping(…)
John Spotswood of Oswego recently celebrated his 50th birthday with the usual flurry of phone calls and cards from family and friends. He also got three scratch-off New York Lottery tickets from his sister. The first one won him $25, he said. The second — zilch. The third was the charm. It was worth $1 million.(…)
Cub Pack 809 held its Pinewood Derby March 15 at Premier Living Suites in Oswego. Along with the excitement of racing, the boys also got a visit from Oswego Speedway superstars: Anthony “The Hawk” Losurdo, Stephen Gioia III, Camden Proud, Mike Bruce and Rob Pullen. The drivers also provided the countdown to start the racing!(…)
The Oswego police made a number of drug arrests this week. On Monday March 17, investigators stopped a white Honda Civic on East Fourth St. just north of East Bridge Street. The vehicle was stopped as a result of an investigation into illegal heroin possession and sales occurring within the City of Oswego. The three(…)
Submitted by SUNY Oswego SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station has unveiled its spring lineup of free nature education programs on Saturdays. Rice Creek Rambles beckon the public to the field station’s 400 acres of mixed terrain for guided walks at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 5 and May 10. “Spring Awakenings” on April 5 will(…)
Several Oswego County chiropractors were recognized with the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s inaugural Outstanding Special Event award at the United Way’s Annual Meeting held March 12 at the American Foundry in Oswego. The group was honored for its annual participation in Patient Appreciation Day. Established by Richard Tesoriero of Oswego, in association with(…)
The New York Lottery’s Yolanda Vega will present an over-sized prize check to an Oswego man who won $1 million on a scratch-off ticket he received in a birthday card. The presentation will be at 2:30 p.m. March 25 at the KTM Mini Mart on County Route 1, Oswego.
ARISE has launched a new Access to Services Program for families who have a member with a developmental disability. It can often be a confusing and difficult process for individuals as they search for the right programs that meet their needs. Through Access to Services, ARISE provides guidance and support to families as they go(…)